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Royal Commissions of Ontario

Royal Commissions of Ontario
Royal Commissions of Ontario are public, independent Inquiries appointed under the Public Inquiries Act of Ontario. A Royal Commission is established through an order of the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario in co-operation with the Premier of Ontario and the Provincial Cabinet. A Commissioner is appointed to oversee the inquiry into facts or matters of public interest and to publicly present recommendations on these matters.


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Education 12
Education and state 10
Educational accountability 10
Educational planning 10
Teachers 10
Civil rights 6
Justice, Administration of 6
Administrative procedure 5
Agriculture 5
Finance, Public 5
Land use 5
Ontario 5
Police 5
Regional planning 5
City planning 4
Blacks 3
Discrimination in criminal justice administration 3
Elections 3
Environmental policy 3
Judges 3
Minorities 3
Municipal finance 3
Pensions 3
Police corruption 3
Public welfare 3
Race discrimination 3
Trials (Impeachment) 3
Blind 2
Charities 2
Electric utilities 2
Fisheries 2
Gambling 2
Game and game-birds 2
Hospitals 2
Land grants 2
Municipal government 2
Older people 2
Ontario Hydro 2
People with disabilities 2
Poor 2
Reformatories 2
Research 2
Rest homes 2
Taxation 2
Temperance 2
20 Belleville (Ont.) 1
Alcoholic beverage industry 1
Arbitration, Industrial 1
Arrest 1
Ballot 1
Blackburn, Leonard P 1
Cobourg (Ont.) 1
College discipline 1
Compagnies de chemin de fer 1
Construction industry 1
Construction workers 1
Correctional institutions 1
Crime and criminals 1
Criminal investigation 1
Dams 1
Dimensional Investments ltd 1
Disaster relief 1
Don Jail (Toronto, Ont.) 1
East Windsor Health Association 1
Education, Higher 1
Education, Secondary 1
Egg trade 1
Eggs 1
Electrical Development Company of Ontario 1
Escapes 1
Fishes 1
Fluorine 1
Food relief 1
Forest fires 1
Fruit 1
Game protection 1
Gold mines and mining 1
Government purchasing of real property 1
Governmental investigations 1
Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada 1
Handicapped 1
Health care 1
Highway transport workers 1
Hollinger Consolidated Gold Mines Limited 1
Hotelkeepers 1
Hryciuk, W.P 1
Hydroelectric power plants 1
Industrial relations 1
Industrial safety 1
Insurance, Automobile 1
Insurance, Health 1
International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen and Helpers of America 1
Jails 1
Labor and laboring classes 1
Land 1
Land use, Urban 1
Langstaff Jail Farm 1
Leiner, Norbert, 1933- 1
Liquor Control Board of Ontario 1
Lodging-houses 1
Long-term care facilities 1
Markham (Ont.) 1
McCaughrin, Daniel 1
Mentally ill 1
Mine safety 1
Miners 1
Misconduct in office 1
Music 1
New towns 1
Niagara Parks Commission (Ont.) 1
Niagara Regional Police Force 1
North Pickering Project (Ont.) 1
Ontario Agricultural College 1
Ontario Athletic Commission 1
Ontario Provincial Police 1
Ontario School for the Blind (Brantford) 1
Ontario. Division of Air Service 1
Ontario. Hydro-Electric Power Commission 1
Ontario. Legislative Assembly 1
Oshawa (Ont.) 1
Ottawa Collegiate Institute 1
Parks 1
People with mental disabilities 1
Police administration 1
Police magistrates 1
Political corruption 1
Political ethics 1
Postal service 1
Psychiatric hospital care 1
Psychiatric hospitals 1
Railroad companies 1
Railway mail service 1
Recreation areas 1
San Jose scale 1
School buildings 1
Science 1
Sightseeing business 1
Sports 1
State farms 1
Stewart, Gordon R 1
Toronto (Ont.). Police Force 1
Toronto Board of Education 1
Toronto, Ont. University 1
Tourist trade 1
Trade-unions 1
Unemployed 1
Unemployment 1
University of Toronto 1
Victoria Industrial School for Boys 1
Violence 1
Violence dans les médias 1
Violence in mass media 1
Violence à la télévision 1
Voting 1
Water 1
Water-supply 1
Whelihan, Charles Edward 1
Women 1
Women's Farm, Concord 1
Workers' compensation 1
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french 14
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University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Royal Commission of Inquiry into Niagara Regional Police Force (Ont.)
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W.E.C. Colter, commissioner.
Topics: Niagara Regional Police Force, Police corruption, Governmental investigations, Police
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Commission on Systemic Racism in the Ontario Criminal Justice System.
3,826
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0
Co-chairs : Margaret Gittens, David Cole.
Topics: Discrimination in criminal justice administration, Race discrimination, Blacks, Minorities
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. PUBLIC INQUIRY INTO FIRE SAFETY IN HIGHRISE BUILDINGS
3,265
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0
John B. Webber, commissioner.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on the Health and Safety of Workers in Mines.
2,646
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0
James M. Ham, commissioner.
Topics: Mine safety, Miners
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. ROYAL COMMISSION ON THE NORTHERN ENVIRONMENT
2,604
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0
J.E.J. Fahlgren, commissioner.
Co-chairs: Monique Bégin, Gerald L. Caplan.
Topics: Education, Educational planning, Education and state, Educational accountability, Education,...
Commissioners: John Sewell (Chair), George Penfold, Toby Vigod.
Topic: Land use
J. MacFarland, commissioner.
Topics: Hryciuk, W.P, Trials (Impeachment), Judges
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. ROYAL COMMISSION OF INQUIRY INTO CERTAIN DEATHS AT THE HOSPITAL FOR SICK CHILDREN AND RELATED MATTERS
1,935
0
0
Justice Samuel Grange, commissioner.
Co-chairs: Monique Bégin, Gerald L. Caplan.
Topics: Education, Educational planning, Education and state, Educational accountability, Education,...
The Legislative Assembly of Ontario Collection
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Violence in the Communications Industry.
1,597
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0
Chair: The Honourable Julia Verlyn LaMarsh. Commissioners: Judge Arthur Beaulieu, Scott Alexander Young
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. ROYAL COMMISSION ON MATTERS OF HEALTH AND SAFETY ARISING FROM THE USE OF ASBESTOS IN ONTARIO
1,375
0
0
J. Stefan Dupré, commissioner.
The Legislative Assembly of Ontario Collection
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Violence in the Communications Industry
1,329
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0
Issued also in English under title: Report of the Royal Commission on Violence in the Communications Industry
Topics: Violence in mass media, Violence, Violence dans les médias, Violence à la télévision
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. ROYAL COMMISSION ON MATTERS OF HEALTH AND SAFETY ARISING FROM THE USE OF ASBESTOS IN ONTARIO
1,309
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0
J. Stefan Dupré, commissioner.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Commission on Private Schools in Ontario.
1,271
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0
Bernard J. Shapiro, commissioner.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. JUDICIAL INQUIRY INTO THE CARE OF KIM ANNE POPEN BY THE CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETY OF THE CITY OF SARNIA AND THE COUNTY OF LAMBTON
1,266
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0
H. Ward Allen, commissioner.
Judy LaMarsh, chair.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Certain Sectors of the Building Industry.
1,060
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0
Harry Waisberg, commissioner.
York University Libraries
by Ontario. Royal Commission Inquiry into Civil Rights; McRuer, J. C. (James Chalmers), 1890-
1,050
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0
Commissioner: James Chalmers McRuer
Topics: Civil rights, Justice, Administration of, Administrative procedure
York University Libraries
by Royal Commission on the Status of Pensions in Ontario; Haley, Donna J
1,048
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0
Chairman: Donna J. Haley
Topic: Pensions
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Milk.
1,021
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0
Dalton C. Wells, commissioner.
Lloyd Houlden, commissioner.
Topic: Music
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission Appointed to Inquire into the Failure of Atlantic Acceptance Corporation, Limited.
876
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0
S.H.S. Hughes, chair.
York University Libraries
by Royal Commission on the Status of Pensions in Ontario; Haley, Donna J
804
0
0
Chairman: Donna J. Haley
Topic: Pensions
Judy LaMarsh, chair.
Judy LaMarsh, chair.
Campbell Grant, commissioner.
York University Libraries
by Ontario. Committee on Taxation
709
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0
Bibliographical footnotes
Topic: Taxation
York University Libraries
by Royal Commission on the Status of Pensions in Ontario; Haley, Donna J
709
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0
Chairman: Donna J. Haley
Topic: Pensions
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Commission on Systemic Racism in the Ontario Criminal Justice System.
697
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0
Co-chairs : Margaret Gittens, David Cole.
Topics: Minorities, Discrimination in criminal justice administration, Race discrimination, Blacks
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Commission of Inquiry into Unregulated Residential Accommodation.
683
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0
Ernie S. Lightman, Commissioner.
Topics: Rest homes, People with disabilities, Handicapped, Older people, Poor, Long-term care facilities
York University Libraries
by Commission on Planning and Development Reform in Ontario; Sewell, John, 1940-; Penfold, G. E. (George Edward); Vigod, Toby
683
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0
Commissioners: John Sewell (Chairman), George Penfold, Toby Vigod
Topics: Ontario, Land use, Regional planning, City planning, Environmental policy
Co-chairs: Monique Bégin, Gerald L. Caplan.
Topics: Education, Educational planning, Education and state, Educational accountability, Education,...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Violence in the Communications Industry.
670
0
0
Judy LaMarsh, chair.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. PUBLIC INQUIRY INTO FIRE SAFETY IN HIGHRISE BUILDINGS
667
0
0
John B. Webber, commissioner.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on the Toronto Jail and Custodial Services.
662
0
0
B. Barry Shapiro, commissioner.
Wilfrid D. Roach, commissioner.
Topics: Crime and criminals, Gambling, Criminal investigation, Justice, Administration of, Police
Toronto Public Library
by Ontario. Commission on the Ontario Assessment Commission
651
0
0
Chair: Honourable Mr. Justice James Maclennan. Commissioners: Honourable Mr. Justice Hugh MacMahon, Thomas H. Macpherson, Kenneth W. McKay, Abraham Pratt, Daniel R. Wilkie, Matthew J, Butler.
Commissioner: Judge Joseph A. Sweet
Judy LaMarsh, chair.
York University Libraries
by Ontario. Royal Commission Inquiry into Civil Rights; McRuer, J. C. (James Chalmers), 1890-
636
0
0
Commissioner: James Chalmers McRuer
Topics: Civil rights, Justice, Administration of, Administrative procedure
Archives of Ontario/ Archives de l'Ontario
by Ontario. Hydro-Electric Inquiry Commission; Gregory, Walter D
627
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0
Chairman : W.D. Gregory
Topics: Ontario Hydro, Electric utilities
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Commission on Laws Relating to the Liability of Employers to Make Compensation to their Employees for Injuries Received in the Course of their Employment which are in Force in other Countries
604
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0
W.R. Meredith, commissioner.
Co-chairs: Monique Bégin, Gerald L. Caplan.
Topics: Education, Educational planning, Education and state, Educational accountability, Education,...
York University Libraries
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Compulsory Arbitration in Disputes Affecting Hospitals and their Employees; Bennett, Colin E
579
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0
Chairman : C. E. Bennett
Topics: Arbitration, Industrial, Hospitals
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on the Toronto Jail and Custodial Services.
573
0
0
B. Barry Shapiro, commissioner.
Archives of Ontario/ Archives de l'Ontario
by Meredith, William Ralph; Moss, Charles; Street, William P. R; Macklemm, Thomas C. S; Aylesworth, Allan N; Ontario. Legislative Assembly; University of Toronto
562
0
0
"Printed by Order of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario."
Topics: University of Toronto, Science
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Certain Sectors of the Building Industry.
556
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0
Harry Waisberg, commissioner.
Co-chairs : Margaret Gittens, David Cole.
Topics: Discrimination in criminal justice administration, Race discrimination, Blacks, Minorities
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Game and Fish Commission.
554
0
0
G.A. MacCallum, chair. "Preliminary report on the fish and fisheries of Ontario. By Prof. Ramsay Wright": p. [419]-476.
Topics: Game and game-birds, Game protection, Fisheries, Fishes
Archives of Ontario/ Archives de l'Ontario
by Ontario. Inquiry re the Ontario Hospital, Hamilton; Snider, Colin George, Sir, 1850-
535
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0
Commissioner: Snider, Colin G
Topics: Mentally ill, Psychiatric hospital care, Psychiatric hospitals
York University Libraries
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Metropolitan Toronto (1963-1965); Goldenberg, Hyman Carl, 1907-
525
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0
Bibliographical footnotes
Topics: Finance, Public, Education
York University Libraries
by Ontario. Committee Appointed to Inquire into and Report upon the Fluoridation of Municipal Water Supplies
521
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0
Bibliography: p. 166-177
Topics: Water-supply, Water, Fluorine
Co-chairs: Monique Bégin, Gerald L. Caplan.
Topics: Education, Educational planning, Education and state, Educational accountability, Education,...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission Appointed to Inquire into the Failure of Atlantic Acceptance Corporation, Limited.
506
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0
S.H.S. Hughes, chair.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Education.
504
0
0
John Andrew Hope, chair.
Topic: Education
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. ROYAL COMMISSION ON MATTERS OF HEALTH AND SAFETY ARISING FROM THE USE OF ASBESTOS IN ONTARIO
503
0
0
J. Stefan Dupré, commissioner.
Archives of Ontario/ Archives de l'Ontario
by Ontario. Royal Commission into the Don Jail; MacDonnell, Ian M
495
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0
Comissioner: Ian M. MacDonnell
Topic: Don Jail (Toronto, Ont.)
York University Libraries
by Ontario. Royal Commission Inquiry into Civil Rights; McRuer, J. C. (James Chalmers), 1890-
488
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0
Commissioner: James Chalmers McRuer
Topics: Civil rights, Justice, Administration of, Administrative procedure
Toronto Public Library
by Ontario. Commission on the Ontario Assessment Commission
485
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0
Chair: Honourable Mr. Justice James Maclennan. Commissioners: Honourable Mr. Justice Hugh MacMahon, Thomas H. Macpherson, Kenneth W. McKay, Abraham Pratt, Daniel R. Wilkie, Matthew J, Butler.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. COMMISSION OF INQUIRY RE PROVINCIAL JUDGE HARRY J. WILLIAMS
484
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0
Sydney L. Robins, commissioner.
Cover title
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services.
455
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William R. McMurtry, commissioner.
York University Libraries
by Ontario Agricultural Commission, 1880; Wood, Samuel Casey, 1830-
455
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0
Chairman: Samuel Casey Wood
Topic: Agriculture
Commissioner, J. Keiller Mackay
Topics: Ontario Provincial Police, Police
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Commission on Railway Taxation
445
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0
H.J. Pettypiece, chair.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on the Toronto Jail and Custodial Services.
443
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0
B. Barry Shapiro, commissioner.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. ROYAL COMMISSION OF INQUIRY INTO DISCOUNTING AND ALLOWANCES IN THE FOOD INDUSTRY IN ONTARIO
440
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0
W. W. Leach, commissioner.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Ontario Nickel Commission
438
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0
George Thomas Holloway, chair.
Arthur Porter, chair.
York University Libraries
by Ontario Agricultural Commission, 1880; Wood, Samuel Casey, 1830-
434
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0
Chairman: Samuel Casey Wood
Topic: Agriculture
Archives of Ontario/ Archives de l'Ontario
by Canada. Financial and Departmental Commission; Brown, Thomas Storrow, 1803-1888; Bristow, William; Sheppard, George
432
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0
Commissioners : Thomas Storrow Brown, William Bristow, George Sheppard
Topic: Finance, Public
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission on Industrial Safety
427
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0
P.J. McAndrew, chair.
Topic: Industrial safety
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ontario. Royal Commission Appointed to Inquire into the Failure of Atlantic Acceptance Corporation, Limited.
423
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S.H.S. Hughes, chair.
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by ONTARIO. ROYAL COMMISSION APPOINTED TO INQUIRE INTO WASTE MANAGEMENT INC., ET CETERA
421
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S. H. S. Hughes, commissioner.